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Hanukkah – Jewish

Hanukkah is celebrated for eight days and nights of candle lighting.

In Hebrew, the word "hanukkah" means “dedication,” and it commemorates the re-dedication of the holy Temple in Jerusalem in 165 B.C.E.judaism.about.com/od/holidays/a/hanukkah.htm

Jan Register,
Staff
2/9/2012 11:52 AM